Nowadays, it’s all too easy for kids to get lost in screens and miss out on the wonders of the great outdoors.

Thankfully, there’s a simple yet exciting activity that can help bridge the gap between technology and nature: a free color scavenger hunt.

Imagine the joy on your child’s face as they go on a fun adventure, exploring the beauty of nature while hunting for colors.

Your kids will become little explorers on a quest for nature’s colors.

This activity not only encourages children to engage with their surroundings but also fosters creativity, observational skills, and a deeper appreciation for the natural world.

 there's a simple yet exciting activity that can help bridge the gap between technology and nature: a free color scavenger hunt.

Free Color Scavenger Hunt

One fantastic resource to kickstart your nature walk is the “Nature’s Colors Scavenger Hunt”.

This printable provides a list of colors found in nature, from the lush green of leaves to the fiery red of autumn berries.

After the following tips, you will find a link to get the free colors scavenger hunt.

Getting Started

Begin by downloading and printing the colorful checklist.

You can even involve your child in this step by letting them choose the colors they’re most excited to find.

Grab some essentials for your outdoor adventure, such as sunscreen, water bottles, and sturdy shoes.

Don’t forget a container or bag to collect any treasures you may find along the way!

Now, it’s time to venture into your backyard, local park, or nature reserve.

Encourage your child to keep their eyes peeled for the colors on their checklist as you explore together.

Here are more tips for doing scavenger hunts with kids.

Most of all, have fun and let the kids be independent learners and explorers.

Now, let’s get you ready for your nature walk with a free printable checklist.

There's a simple yet exciting activity that can help bridge the gap between technology and nature: a free color scavenger hunt.

FREE PRINTABLE SCAVENGER HUNT

What I love best about this colors scavenger hunt are the realistic images.

Rather than simply placing a color splat in each box, I wanted to show the kids different examples the the colors found in nature.

Y’all are going to have to much fun!

👉 FREE COLORS SCAVENGER HUNT FOR KIDS

If you don’t want to sign up for emails in exchange for the free printable, you can purchase the complete set of Nature Scavenger Hunts, here.

Before you go, here are more ways to keep kids in nature:

9 Tips for Outdoor Learning with Kids

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Free Color Scavenger Hunt